Affordable laptop with Windows 8.1
Display and Outfit
The Acer Aspire E5-511 (UN.MNYSI.002) sports a 15.6-inch Active Matrix TFT Colour LCD LED backlit display offering moderate viewing experience with a resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. It is encased in a 30.3mm thick outfit which has a weight of 2.5kg and grabs attention with its deep red colour.
Processor and OS
For driving its processes, the notebook is packed with a 1.8GHz Intel Pentium quad-core N2930 processor from the fourth generation. It is paired with a mere 2GB DDR3 RAM which is okay in terms of its price and can be further expanded up to 8GB using the single DIMM slot. The integrated Intel HD GPU is capable of handling only simple games and videos. It sails on 64 bit latest Windows 8.1 OS which is a big bonus in this price range.
Camera and Storage
Armed with an Acer Crystal Eye webcam, the Acer Aspire E5-511 (UN.MNYSI.002) can shoot HD videos and handle high resolution video calls smoothly. It accounts for the storage needs of the user comfortably with a 500GB SATA hard disk. It also gets a DVD Writer enabling you to transfer data via disks.
Battery and Connectivity
Keeping the Acer Aspire E5-511 (UN.MNYSI.002) juiced up is a 6 cell Li-ion battery. It can be connected with other gadgets and networks via Gigabit Ethernet, WLAN, Bluetooth v4.0, two USB 2.0 slots, one USB 3.0 slot, HDMI out and digital media reader.
The Acer Aspire E5-511 (UN.MNYSI.002) is an affordably priced laptop with decent specs. It has a mediocre configuration, 500GB hard disk and an optical drive. The presence of latest Windows 8.1 OS is a real surprise in this price range.